Welcome to Stellenbosch University

Beaufort West

​​​​​​About Beaufort West

Beaufort West is a town in the Western Cape province in South Africa. 

Muslim Prayer Facilities

       Beaufort West Mosque​

       De Klerk Avenue, New Town​

       Beaufort West​

Clinical Site

Beaufort West Hospital is a district hospital with a 57-bed capacity. District hospitals serve a defined population within a health district and support primary health care; with a district hospital package of care on a 24-hour basis. They have general practitioners, family physicians and clinical nurse practitioners providing health services; it includes in-patient and ambulatory health services as well as emergency health services.

       District hospitals provide:

    • ​​Services of a family physician – not available at all district hospitals
    • Specialist outreach clinics – this varies from weekly visits to monthly visits depending on the speciality and the logistics involved.
    • The clinics are run by specialists visiting from regional hospitals and supported by the district hospital​

       Most district hospitals have specialist clinics in the following domains:

    • ​​Internal Medicine
    • Orthopaedic surgery
    • General surgery
    • Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Take note: s​ome hospitals also have ENT clinics

Participating Departments

       Family Medicine and Primary Care, Community Health & Rehabilitation Studies

Academic Supervisors

Dr Albie van Rooy
078 701 7371


 Information & Communications Technology (ICT)​

There are laptops available from the SUNLOC office. Each item issued will require a R100 refundable cash deposit. Damaged, lost or late return of items will result in the forfeiture of the refundable deposit.

There is currently no printer available. Please take your own lead and 2point plug with.

 Accommodation Details and Contact Person/s

 My Little Oasis

Contact Person
Mohammed Adams
Contact Number  
083 786 4843

Keys for guesthouse can be collected from Hanna upon arrival. Upon departure, keys are to be dropped off.

GPS Coordinates




  • Fully equipped kitchen with all cutlery, crockery and cooking utensils provided
  • Fridge
  • Microwave oven
  • Toaster & Kettle


  • 1 fully furnished bedroom – beddings and towels provided


  • En-suite bathroom with shower
  • Please conserve water and electricity at all times as we are in crisis


  • Students are required to keep all communal areas and their bedrooms clean at all times
  • Communal areas will be cleaned by cleaning staff once per week according to their schedule
  • Kitchen is to be kept neat and tidy at all times, no pile up of dirty tableware
  • Laundry facilities are available – one load per student per week

Inclusions & Exclusions

The following items are allowed in room:

  • Radio or CD player
  • Extension cord, multi-plug
  • Electronic alarm clock/radio
  • TV
  • Ironing Board & Iron
  • Kettle
  • Tested hairdryer / hot brush / hair iron

The following items are prohibited in all rooms:

  • Smoking
  • Pets
  • Overnight guests – family, friends and acquaintances
  • Loud music and disruptive behavior

Safety & Security

Keep cars locked and keep valuables out of vie​w

Students are urged to look after keys, locks and remotes as the safety of all students will be jeopardized in the event of a loss

Personal valuable items are to be locked away when not in use

Close all windows and lock all doors upon exit

Report any incidents or complaints immediately to Ms. Nicole Crow on 082 420 4864

Incidents on ​the Platform

Report ALL incidents, complaints, maintenance issues immediately on the faculty Power App – 

SUNLOC Feedback Form

​Queries / Emergencies

Email Address:

Accommodation  Ms Felincia Zoa021 938 9108
Transport Mr Craig Africa071 509 3334
ITMr Chad Fairbairn 023 346 7807
Vehicle IncidentsTygerberg Campus Security 021 938 9507
Disciplinary Matters Georgenia Stam021 938 9890
Maties ER24Maties ER24010 205 3032/
 082 557 0880
Medical, Surgical, Psychological Emergency
Sexual Assault Care
Campus Health Service  021 938 9590
Needle stick injuries 021 938 4487
Occupational HIV exposure  0219384487
Police  0234148800
Fire Department 10177/023-414 8176
Ambulance  0234148200

  •  Distance to site: ​447 Km's
    ​​Your safety is a priority to the SUNLOC team and Stellenbosch University.

Be alert and do not compromise your own safety under any circumstances.

Safety starts with you​!!